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Thursday, July 22, 2010

A NEW BABY - A FAMILY AFFAIR


Hope your Thursday was a good one!  Went to the movies this afternoon, nice and cool inside.  Today's card is an image by Phindy's Place digital images.  The challenge is a color challenge this week, use the color blue. The sketch is from the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge (MMSC63).
This sketch was fun to work with as always, thanks Priscilla!



I fell in love with this adorable image when I did some shopping over at Phindy's Place from a win last week on their challenge blog, thanks Phindy!  Our furry friends are always curious when a new baby enters their world.  The papers are from Me and My Big Ideas, Boy and Nana's Kids by DCWV.  The scalloped punch is from EK Success and the eyelet punch is Martha.  The large flower is punched from a Sizzix die and the small flowers from a punch.  The image is on the Stampin Up die cut, Top Note.  The new baby sentiment is from the dollar bin at Michael's.  A white card made from the Glitter Stack from DCWV is the base.

They are calling for some rain.  I'm doing a little rain dance, hoping it will bring the humidity down a notch and give us some relief!!

Thanks for stopping by.  Until later.............

21 comments:

scrapperjulia said...

This is so sweet! I love the blues and you are right, pets are curious when a little one comes into the family! Stay Cool, Sue!

Ann English said...

Aww, Sue-perfect. I adore this image myself-have yet to do a blue one-but I will:) Thank you for playing with us at Phindy's Place this week. Please join us tomorrow for a new challenge!

Phindy said...

Sue, this is so charming. I love all the shades of blue and patterns you have combined so successfully!
Thanks so much for joining us at Phindy's Place.
Phindy

Sue from Oregon said...

This is darling Sue!

Sue said...

Oh Sue this is stunning! Hope you well hon.
hugs
Sue x

Anne said...

What a beautiful card for a baby! Lovely embellies that match too:)

Thanks so much for joining us at Phindy's Place, hope you'll play along again

Hugs
Anne
x

Anne-Marije said...

Oh this is so cute...
Thanks for joining us at Phindy's Place challenge.
xxx Anne-Marije

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

This is such a cute image and I absolutely love your layout. The pearls and bows make it look really special.
Caroline xxx

Carol said...

Hi Sue-Oooo I think it has been hot all over the country!! My gracious we haven't had rain in 2 weeks. Yesterday I went to the grocery store and got some ice cream and had to go 10 miles over the speed limit to get home before it melted. I had some Popsicle I had to eat because they weren't going to make it!!! I even brought a cooler!!! Oh I can picture getting pulled over by the police officer now- I am sorry officer, I was speeding because my ice cream is melting!!! lol

Now I see why you would want to do a "blue" card as blue is a "cool" color. This is so adorable. That image is so precious. Your flower is just awesome and I like the sprinkling of the smaller ones to correspond with the sketch. The punched borders are perfect. Beautiful work!!! Great job with the sketch. Thank you so much for playing along with us at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge.

Bear Hugs,
Carol :O}
Midnight Madness Design Team

P.S. would you add "Southeast Georgia" to you request during yur rain dance, please!!! lol

Lovely Linda said...

Hi Sue - what an adorable card Sue - this image is just classic! Gorgeous colours too - love it! You are so hot and we are so cold - tonight my electric blanket is on HIGH ....we need to combine temperatures! LOL! Love this! It is great that you have played along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week, we love to see your creations and hope to see you again next week! {{{hugs}}}
Linda MMSC Design Team

dolcreations said...

Oh my goodness Sue...this is so adorable! I love it! Your layout and the colouring is stunning! Beautifully done! I can picture this in pink as well!

Tammy said...

WOW....absolutely stunning, Sue!! I love your DP!!

Thank you for joining us at Phindy's Place and hope to see you again!! :)

Payne Holler Cards said...

this is a knock-out! love all the details and that ribbon! thanks for joining us at Phindy's (-:

Jane Wetzel said...

just want to say THIS is just about one of the sweetest cards I have ever seen! wow! glad u played at Phindys'!

Riet said...

So beautiful card Sue,i love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Priscilla said...

What a super cute card..love the colors and of course the image just tells such a cute story.... are too much fun. You have created a wonderful card for your entry this week. Thank you so much for playing the Midnight Madness sketch challenge this week. Congratulations again on your award :)

Stay cool ;)
Priscilla
MMSC Hostess

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
Why it has taken me so long to view your site again I don't know. What a beautiful surprise. One stamp is cuter than the next!
Canal Fest arts and craft show today. I love to go. Hope to run into you and the gang there.
If you see Mrs. Claus on a boat later it may be someone you know and I don't mean Carol!
Have fun today and hope to see you soon. TERRY

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is very beautiful sue
it's a lovely baby card


greetings karin

pam124 said...

Sue, you never disappoint us with your beautifully inspired creations. This is so priceless in every way. The image, the ribbon, flwoers, coloring and beautiful bow and borders. I really LOVE it!!

Thanks SO MUCH for joining the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week and I truly hope you will honor us with your newest creation next week!

Hugs
pam
MMSC-GS

Debbie Pamment said...

A gorgeous baby card - great to see the pets get a look in when a new baby comes home! Beautiful card!
xXx

theneon said...

Sue, you've put together a delightful combination of colors and patterns for this sweet card.